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Compare 36/42 and 90/42

1st number: 36/42, 2nd number: 2 6/42

36/42 is smaller than 90/42

Steps for comparing fractions

  1. Since the denominators are the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
  2. 36/42 < 90/42

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